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SING A SONG OF SIXPENCE
No author listed. Illustrated by Mary Tozer.
Stock no. 2126358
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Easy to read text. ISBN: 0437794172. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven browning to edges. Bowing to a couple of cover corners.

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PAULUS AND SOLOMON
Written by Jean Dulieu.
Stock no. 2124833
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1965. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Paulus is a gnome. Spine is bumped and browned. Small chip to top of spine. Some page browning and foxing.

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TIMOTHY AND MADAM MOUSE A NON-ABC BOOK
Written by Jane Thayer. Illustrated by Don Madden.
Stock no. 2123794
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1972. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Not a traditional ABC book - but still teaching children their letters. Two-tone illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0437794091. Small splits to top and tail of spine, with a little loss. Wear along cover edges. Small patch of surface paper damage to top of front cover. Foxing to covers. Some browning to pages.

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PETERKIN POLLENSNUFF
Written by Jenny Partridge.
Stock no. 1812826
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Oakapple Wood story. Small format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0437661733. SIGNED and dated by the author to free front endpaper. A few indentations to front board, corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn with a couple of small closed tears (no loss) and slightly grubby.

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IF YOU SHOULD MEET A CROCODILE
No author listed. Illustrated by Diane Elson.
Stock no. 1506517
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A selection of animal poems illustrated by Elson. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. 105 pages plus index. ISBN: 0437377024. Spine lightly bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some browning.

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OTTO IN AFRICA
Written by William Pene Du Bois.
Stock no. 1402586
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

The story of Otto's first medal earned years ago when he was just a giant puppy. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. ISBN: 0437348237. Spine and corners bumped. Small dent to top of front board. Contents generally clean.

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THE GREAT FLOOD
Written by Peter Spier. Illustrated by Peter Spier.
Stock no. 2112582
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1979. Very good condition.

A picture books with minimal text. Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0437765121. 2nd impression. Spine a bit faded. Some browning to covers. Bookplate to half-title page. Light page browning.

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THE PEDALLING MAN AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Russell Hoban. Illustrated by Lillian Hoban.
Stock no. 1108841
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Poems about animals, people, both big and small, and about those things and those moments in life that are worth holding on to. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 33 pages. ISBN: 043746704X. SIGNED with dedication by the author to free front endpaper (For The Creators of Tindlebaum, Unlimited, from a Very Grateful Russ). Contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is grubby and unevenly faded.

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KING STORK
Written by Howard Pyle. Illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman.
Stock no. 1805448
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story that is filled with all the things a good tale should have - magic, a handsome hero, a beautiful, heartless princess and an evil witch! Dark green cloth spine, pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0437676730. Corners lightly rubbed, covers nice and bright. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is edge-worn with a little loss to top & tail of spine.

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THE DOOR IN THE WALL
Written by Marguerite De Angeli. Illustrated by Marguerite De Angeli.
Stock no. 2105015
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1959. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The dramatic story of Robin, crippled son of a knight, who proves his courage and wins his king's recognition - set against a background of fourteenth-century England. Blue boards, yellow title to spine. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Awarded the Newbery medal for a distinguished contribution to literature for children. Corners and spine are bumped. A few small marks to covers. Light foxing to endpapers. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is price-cut with small tears/chips, and a little loss to top of spine and a couple of corners. Some green scribble marks to front panel.

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PETER PIPKIN AND HIS VERY BEST BOOTS
Written by Mary Tozer. Illustrated by Mary Tozer.
Stock no. 384221
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st 1979. Fine condition.

Proudly wearing his very best boots, Peter Pipkin sets off on his horse ride to the Fair... Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0437794164.

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KEIKO'S BUBBLE
Written by Janet Lewis. Illustrated by Kazue Mizumura.
Stock no. 380019
Published by World's Work Ltd.. 1st UK 1963. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red spine, white pictorial boards. 62 pages. B/w illustrations to text. A warm and charming story beautifully illustrated by a Japanese artist. Spine slightly bumped. Edges lightly rubbed, small dent to edge of front cover. White pictorial wrapper is edge worn and slightly grubby.

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